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No truth to Huka Lodge claims by Peters

Hon Maurice Williamson

Minister for Land Information

21 February 2014 Media Statement
No truth to Huka Lodge claims by Peters

Land Information Minister Maurice Williamson says claims made by New Zealand First leader Winston Peters today that Huka Lodge, in Taupo, has been sold to Chinese interests are not true.

“The Overseas Investment Office has spoken to Huka Lodge director and shareholder David McGregor, and he has confirmed no sale has been made or is being considered.

Huka Lodge was last sold in 2003, following Overseas Investment Commission approval, when a Labour Government was in power.


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